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  • A Yahoo! User Sep 3, 2008 12:58 Flag

    Message for Oldfan or anyone else with a memory!!

    Oldfan or anyone else with a good memory,

    Can you cast any light on the match below or?

    I remember certain aspects of the match like the 3-1 scoreline to the Spurs against the Gooners at the Library. Streaker on the pitch running towards the us. Other then that, can't remember the year or the scorers!! help!!!

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    • O.K. - just for fun, here's a list of the games where we beat the gooners 3-1:

      May 11 1993 (Sheringham, Hendry (2)) - FA Prem
      April 14 1991 (Gascoigne, Lineker (2)) - FA Cup S.F.
      August 10, 1987 (Thomas, Allen, Claesen) - Friendly
      April 12, 1982 (Hazard, Crooks (2)) - Div 1
      Nov 22, 1977 (Heffernan, Coates, Duncan) Friendly
      Sept 3, 1966 (Greaves (2), Jones) Div 1
      Oct 10, 1964 (Robertson, Greaves, Saul) Div 1
      Feb 22, 1964 (Jones (2), Greaves (P)) Div 1
      Jan 26, 1963 (Greaves (2), Jones) Friendly
      Oct 12, 1957 (Medwin (2) Smith) Div 1
      Sept 10, 1955 (Stokes (2), Bailey) Div 1
      Jan 31, 1934 (Howe, Evans (2)) Div 1
      Nov 1, 1920 (Grimsdell, Walden, Banks) Charity Cup
      Oct 10, 1904 (Brearley, Woodward (2)) Charity Cup
      Mar 16, 1896 (Hunter, Brown, Gilmer (og)) Friendly

      I'm glad to say I do not remember all of them! Wish I could claim a great memory for most, but I pulled these off of a web site that has just about every stat you could ever want for the Spurs. The home page for the site is:
      I went to the link that is listed as "Topspurs THFC Record by Club" - and then selected "Arsenal" or go directly to:
      as you can see, it's a great site for looking up old stuff about the spurs.
      The web master (Jim Duggan) has done a great job of pulling a huge amount of information together - all kudos to him!
      Hope this helps Mike!

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      • It certainly does old fan, much appreciated!!

        I think it must have been the game played on May 11th 1993. I was there, but ashamably I can only remember certain aspect's of the game ( like the score & the fact that a nice buxom young lady stripped off and run towards us, hotly persued by several Arsenal stewards & the Old Bill ) but could not recall who actually scored for us or on what the actual date of the fixture.

        I guess the years are finally beginning to catch up on me!!